• Biography

    Paul Secrest
    Born: Ann Arbor
    Raised: Beverly Hills and Birmingham
    Residence: Bloomfield Township
    Married with one child


    DePauw University, Greencastle, IN
    BA-History, minor-Economics, Teaching degree-History
    MBA-Finance Indiana University Kelly School of Business-Bloomington, IN

    Work History:

    Retired from Chrysler
    Worked in Purchasing-purchased Chrysler most complex systems-$300-$400 million annual buys

    Community Activities
    Cubmaster-Way Elementary
    Coached youth soccer and basketball
    Volunteered extensively for Accounting Aid Society preparing low income taxes

    Paul Secrest presenting a quality award at a Magna stamping plant in Milton, Ontario. Paul Secrest visited nearly 1,000 factories during his career at Chrysler.

    Quote from Paul Secrest “A nation creates wealth by farming it, mining it, or manufacturing it.”

    “The nation gave away millions of manufacturing jobs during the 2000 decade. Our future prosperity is based on America getting those manufacturing jobs back”